The date was April 16th of 1963, and Martin Luther King, Jr. sent out his now-famous “Letter from Birmingham Jail.”
Clean regional power generation will be required for most cities to make significant progress towards running on 100 percent clean energy.
The Sundarbans, on the leading, seaward edge of the Bengal Delta, are disappearing. But with the Sundarbans also goes the heat of Bangladesh.
A strategy to maintain the status quo is a road to failure. Climate change is not an existential threat unless we collectively decide to let it be.
Climate change affects the distribution of water on our continents. There will be winners and losers as water resources become scarce
Small changes in food availability or cost have life-and-death consequences for half of the people on our planet.
Earth is a single planetary-scale ecosystem, and changes in one part of that system will inevitably affect the whole system to one degree or another.
These ice-caves are part of a large hydrologic system moving meltwater from the ice sheet to the ocean. But they can also destabilize individual glaciers that make up the ice sheet.
Life is not simply proteins, lipids, and DNA. Life only arises when these components join up in the right configuration.
The climate crisis arrived at our doorsteps with unexpected rapidity and vigor. Events foretold for 50 years from now are unfolding long before their predicted time.